What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name DAVIES, ADAM J Employer name Clinton County Amount $36,924.17 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLELLAN, MARK D Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,924.10 Date 02/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEESON, TARA A Employer name Village of Theresa Amount $36,924.06 Date 08/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBINO, CHARLENE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,924.03 Date 03/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAJRAJ, LILAWATIE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $36,924.02 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'APICE, DONNA Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $36,924.02 Date 09/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, J R, JR Employer name Greece CSD Amount $36,923.96 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUGHLIN-ALEJOS, EILEEN M Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $36,923.86 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZCZESEK, ASHLEY A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $36,923.83 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MELISSA M Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $36,923.81 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDNER, BLAIR A Employer name Fulton County Amount $36,923.75 Date 03/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULER, JOHN C, III Employer name Orange County Amount $36,923.50 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINGEL, JOSHUA A Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $36,923.50 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIPMAN, MARGARET C Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $36,923.34 Date 12/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRENTI, KOREEN S Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $36,923.18 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOENBORN, MARGOT P Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $36,923.13 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, FRANK D, III Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $36,923.04 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEICHER, DANIELLE H Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $36,923.04 Date 08/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, AKEEM M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $36,922.96 Date 04/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRBY, JUDITH A Employer name Schoharie County Amount $36,922.58 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLORY, SETH L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $36,922.44 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, MICHAEL T Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,922.36 Date 07/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERT, JOANNE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,922.25 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJDAK, NANCY B Employer name Oneida County Amount $36,922.16 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBINS, DAVID A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $36,922.03 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMBACH, KEITH G Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $36,922.03 Date 05/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIER, MICHAEL C Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $36,922.03 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFER, DORIS J Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $36,922.03 Date 04/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, DAWN L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $36,921.37 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHRAUGER, WILLIAM D Employer name Tioga County Amount $36,921.33 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, CHANEL N Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $36,920.84 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUFFEY, DAVID J, JR Employer name Town of Richmond Amount $36,920.66 Date 10/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAUSS, GREG M Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $36,920.62 Date 10/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THRON, JAMES M Employer name Oneida County Amount $36,919.99 Date 11/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, KRISTY D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,919.90 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, PATRICIA A Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $36,919.76 Date 11/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NACERINO, VIRGINIA M Employer name Putnam County Amount $36,919.57 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSQUERA, STEPHANIE Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,919.42 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HASSANEIN, MONA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $36,919.34 Date 03/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC KAY, MARY H Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $36,919.32 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDENBERGER, IRENE C Employer name Southold UFSD Amount $36,919.18 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, SHEILA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,918.87 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, WILLIAM L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,918.82 Date 06/02/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, DARLENE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,918.76 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASMARCIK, JOYANNE I Employer name Town of Chenango Amount $36,918.65 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANTLEY, SABRINA T Employer name Orange County Amount $36,918.43 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADAK, SAMUEL E Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $36,918.32 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCONE, STEPHANIE A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $36,918.16 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, THERESA E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,918.15 Date 02/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULI, DEBORAH P Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $36,918.08 Date 10/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, MICHELLE T Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $36,918.05 Date 06/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINER, NEIL T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,917.82 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASTOR-TORRES, CARMEN B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $36,917.80 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTEL, ALISON L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $36,917.80 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, ARACELIS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $36,917.80 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAJARDO, ALLAN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $36,917.80 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRILLO, ELIZABETH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $36,917.80 Date 09/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSA, RYAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $36,917.80 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDOVAL, STEPHANIE D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $36,917.80 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATTOO, LAURISTON J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $36,917.63 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, MITCHEL R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $36,917.59 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINS, ROBERT C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $36,917.54 Date 04/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ANDRES G Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $36,917.40 Date 04/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTERBERG, KATHLEEN Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $36,917.34 Date 05/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, SUSAN J Employer name Warren County Amount $36,917.12 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANGUAY-MC GUANE, RACHEL E Employer name Ninth Judicial District Normal Amount $36,917.09 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, OWEN P Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $36,916.93 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLAVAC, JACLYN C Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $36,916.87 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, THERESA C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $36,916.77 Date 08/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELLEY, KENNETH F Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $36,916.71 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWELL, LINDA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $36,916.31 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, ERIN C Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $36,916.08 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CHRISTINE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,916.06 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, GERALDINE Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $36,916.01 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNEUILLE, SARAH E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $36,915.94 Date 10/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, ALVIN A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,915.94 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, KENAN R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,915.40 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARANG, BOL M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,915.31 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, KYUNG J Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $36,915.00 Date 05/31/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, PAMELA M Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $36,915.00 Date 11/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVINS, RACHEL A Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $36,915.00 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LATEEK J Employer name City of Albany Amount $36,914.92 Date 03/31/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, CAROL A Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $36,914.90 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROSS, LAMONT J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,914.87 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELROY, JOHN M Employer name Albany County Amount $36,914.71 Date 03/23/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAGGIANO, MARIAN T Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $36,914.69 Date 01/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, DAVID M Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $36,914.49 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUNSBERRY-JAMES, SANDRA LEE Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $36,914.27 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DACHENHAUSEN, DEAN D Employer name Town of Kingston Amount $36,914.11 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNBERGER, LAWRENCE S Employer name Erie County Amount $36,914.07 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTINE, JUDITH Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $36,913.60 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDRIHEM, STACEY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $36,913.35 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, SARAH L Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $36,913.12 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, MARGARET R Employer name City of Elmira Amount $36,913.06 Date 11/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTANZIO, ROSA M Employer name Ulster County Amount $36,912.98 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYONE, MARY T Employer name Ulster County Amount $36,912.97 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, DOROTHY E Employer name Ulster County Amount $36,912.96 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, TERESA A Employer name Ulster County Amount $36,912.96 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISWINKEL, ANNE M Employer name Ulster County Amount $36,912.96 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETT, SUSAN A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $36,912.95 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System